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1968.38.1 (RS174615)

Description

Fragment of small floral and ribbon paper from fireboard. Printed in red and blue on ungrounded paper. Repeat?

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Old Jotham Bush Tavern (Boylston Center, Mass.).
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Fireboard
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
wallpapers
Dimensions
23 5/8 x 14 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1968.38.1
GUSN
177320
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, pg. 225.
Related Items
Accession number 1968.38.2-4

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
floral
ribbon
Form
Fireboard
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 4 1/2 (inches)

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